Sardinia
units of dry capacity for grain

For Cagliari
   

rasière or restiere

   

starello

   

quarra

2

7

 

imbuto

8

16

56

liters²

3.075

49.20

172.2

liters³

3.156250

[25.25]

50.500*

[176.75]

cubic inches¹

[187.5]

1500

3001

10505

* By an Order of 1 July 1844, article 7, by way of tolerance, the name starello may be used for 50 liters.

For Sassari
       

rasiere

     

starello

7

   

corbula

2

14

 

imbuto

4

8

56

liters³

3.156230

[12.625]

25.2500

[172.2]

cubic inches¹

[187.5]

750

1500

10505

The starello of Sassari is exactly half the starello of Cagliari.

1. William Henry Smyth.
Sketch of the Present State of the Island of Sardinia.
London: John Murray, 1828.
Page 345.

2.Doursther (1840), page 109, 174, 465, 506.
Although on page 506 Doursther says = 1 starello di Cagliari = ¹⁄₃ restiere, on page 463 he says 1 restiere = 3½ starelli de Cagliari, in agreement with other sources.

3. Tavole di Ragguaglio dei Pesi e delle Misure … Edizione Ufficiale.
Rome: Stamperia Reale, 1877.

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